Skip to main content

Oil for Aladdin's Lamp (revised version)

Movies Preview

movies
Oil for Aladdin's Lamp (revised version)

by Unknown

Published ca. 1949


The romance of the petroleum industry, showing how dependent our society is on oil and petrochemical products. Remake and update of the original (1933) version.


Run time 20:32
Producer Unknown
Sponsor Shell Oil Company
Audio/Visual Sd, B&W

Shotlist

<BR>

comment
Reviews

Reviewer: Spuzz - favoritefavoritefavorite - December 1, 2003
Subject: Cute name, so so movie.
A pretty standard "what's what" of what you can do with petroleum. Rather than list oil and petroleum's many benefits to society, the filmmakers seem to be locked on listing every single item you can make with petroleum, which becomes mind numbing after awhile. But I did like the bedoir and what happens to the woman at the bedoir when all the things made of petroleum fly off. Bye bye Mr Hairbrush! See ya Mr Mirror! When the robe comes flying off as well, I had a good laugh.
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
movies
eye 9,490
favorite 15
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 18,814
favorite 16
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
movies
eye 173
favorite 1
comment 0
Prelinger Archives
by Fairbanks (Jerry) Inc.
movies
eye 28,132
favorite 24
comment 7
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Columbia Gas System Service Corporation
movies
eye 2,768
favorite 5
comment 2
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Sutherland (John) Productions
movies
eye 169,978
favorite 175
comment 24
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 24 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Concept Films, Inc.
movies
eye 11,800
favorite 14
comment 5
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Richie (Robert Yarnall)
movies
eye 11,227
favorite 20
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Richie (Robert Yarnall)
movies
eye 6,891
favorite 9
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Prelinger Archives
by Film Counselors, Inc.
movies
eye 9,118
favorite 16
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )